Hey! It's sort of like fast-roping...but not!
On a more serious note (not really), since the short sword is one of the most necessary pieces of equipment in the personal arsenal of the future, please make sure yours is secure before jumping out of the hovercraft...
The final "stretch" set from the Kickstarter project was a redo of a series I did waaaaaaay back when, featuring some air assault hijinks. There's a little rappelling, a little fast-roping, even a little helocasting; all re-imagined into this odd sci-fi 'F2' universe. As always, there was no intent to portray actual techniques, just some 'one frame' cinematic fun.
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